Tranquil Trails of Jordan

jordan, Amman
English
Difficulty level
Hard
Duration
9 Days

Embark on a transformative 9-day journey through Jordan, seamlessly blending wellness, cultural immersion, and natural wonders. Start in Amman, a city harmonizing ancient traditions with modern vibrancy, and venture through Ajlun Forest Reserve for serene hikes. Explore Madaba's artistic heritage, absorb the tranquillity of Mount Nebo, and rejuvenate at the therapeutic Dead Sea. Traverse the mystical deserts of Wadi Rum for meditation under starlit skies. Petra unfolds ancient wonders, and Aqaba provides a seaside retreat. This immersive itinerary weaves cultural richness, wellness experiences, and the beauty of Jordan's landscapes into an unforgettable tapestry of self discovery and relaxation.

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DAY 1: ARRIVAL QUEEN ALIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – AMMAN 

Upon landing at Queen Alia International Airport, our representative will meet you. Experience a smooth transfer to your hotel, where you'll check in and prepare for a delightful overnight stay. 

 

DAY 2: AMMAN - BREAKFAST AT JERASH - AJLUN - RASOUN TRAIL (2-3 HOURS) - AJLUN FOREST RESERVE 

Start your day with checking out of the hotel, a 1-hour drive will lead you to Jerash, where you’ll have breakfast at a social enterprise Beit Khairat Souf, where visitors can experience authentic Jordanian food and immerse themselves in the rich local culture. A 30-minute drive takes you to the Ajlun Forest Reserve, where a 2-3 hour hike on the Rasoun Trail awaits. Revel in the forest's dense oak, pistachio woodlands, oriental strawberry trees, and learn traditional soap-making at the Royal Academy for Nature Conservation. End the day with a peaceful dinner and overnight stay amidst Ajlun's natural beauty. 

Included: Breakfast, Soap Making Experience, dinner & Overnight stay at Ajlun Forest Reserve. 

Distance from Amman: 67.5Km (About 41.94 mi) 

  

DAY 3: AJLUN - MADABA - MOUNT NEBO - DEAD SEA 

After breakfast in Ajlun, enjoy a scenic 1.5 hours' drive down to Madaba, an ancient city famed for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics. Explore the art of mosaic-making, followed by a 20- minute drive to Mount Nebo, a site steeped in biblical history. Your day concludes with a 30-minute drive to the Dead Sea, where you'll check into your hotel for a night of relaxation at the lowest point on Earth. 

Included: Breakfast, Mosaic making experience & Overnight stay at Dead Sea

Distance from Amman: 31.2Km (About 19.39 mi) 
 

 

DAY 4: DEAD SEA AT LEISURE 

Enjoy a leisurely day at the Dead Sea, starting with a hearty breakfast. Immerse yourself in spa treatments enriched with therapeutic Dead Sea mud, indulge in the buoyant waters, and savor nourishing cuisine. 

Your day at leisure promises a revitalizing experience. 

 Included: Breakfast & overnight stay at Dead Sea Hotel. 

Distance from Amman: 53 km (33mi) south of Amman. 

 

DAY 5: DEAD SEA - PETRA VISIT - PETRA 

After breakfast, a 3-hour drive leads you to Petra, a UNESCO World Heritage site, a new 7 world wonder and an eternal tribute to a lost civilization. Explore this ancient city's rock-hewn architecture and indulge in the mystical "Petra by Night" experience, where a candlelit journey through the Siq to the Treasury awaits. 

Included: Breakfast, Petra by Night, Overnight stay at Petra hotel 

Distance From Amman: 235km (about 146.02 mi) 

 

DAY 6: PETRA - WADI RUM - 4WD TOUR 

Enjoy your breakfast before checking out of the hotel. Embark on a 1 hour 30-minute drive to the inspiring landscapes of Wadi Rum. This desert marvel is a testament to nature's artistry, offering a glimpse into Jordan's prehistoric past. Check into your camp, then dive into a two-hour 4WD adventure, capped off with a unique Bedouin cooking experience under the stars. 

Included: Breakfast, 4WD, Bedouin Cooking Experience & Overstay at Wadi Rum camp 

Distance From Amman: 313km (About 194.49 mi) 

 

DAY 7: WADI RUM - AQABA WELLNESS WONDERLUST 

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and set off on a 1-hour drive to Aqaba, Jordan's coastal gem. Check into your Aqaba hotel and spend the day enjoying Aqaba's sun-kissed beaches, vibrant markets, and delicious local cuisine. Aqaba offers a blend of relaxation and cultural exploration along the Red Sea. 

Included: Breakfast & Overnight stay at Aqaba, overnight at hotel. 

 

DAY 8: AQABA - AMMAN 

Following breakfast in Aqaba, embark on a 4-hour journey back to Amman. Check into your hotel and later explore the art of soap-making at Trinitae Soap House, an immersive, hands-on experience in artisanal craftsmanship – Downtown, Amman 

Included: Breakfast, Trinitae Soap House & Overnight stay at Amman 

 

DAY 9: AMMAN - AIRPORT 

After a final breakfast in Amman, take a 45-minute drive to Queen Alia International Airport, carrying memories of a journey that traversed through the heart of Jordan's history, culture, and natural beauty. 

Included: Breakfast 

 

Include
Hotel accommodation
Private transportation in air-conditioned vehicle with driver
Local guide Jerash
A two-hour four-wheel drive (4WD) in Wadi Rum Desert.
Breakfast at Bait Souf in Jerash
Petra By Night
Meet & Assist Upon Arrival
Two bottled mineral water per person on daily basis.
Dinner at Wadi Rum Camp
A Bedouin Cooking Experience in Rum
Entry fees for all touristic sites
Trinitae at The Soap House
Mosaic Experience
Exclude
Porterage at airport & hotels.
Meals & Beverage other than the included above.
Tips & gratuities for guide, driver and restaurants.
Travel Insurance.
All items of a personal nature (telephone calls, laundry, room service, etc.).
Any items not mentioned as included here above.
Visa Fee
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April 24, 2024
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Within 21 days, any cancellation will be subject to full cancellation charges (total package).